|Controlled Explosion In Gunnerbury Park|
After unexploded WWII shell was discovered by a gardener
A number of homes were evacuated on Friday 19th November after a shell was discovered in a garden near Gunnersbury Park.
A gardener, who was working in Heathfield Road, called police at 8.48am after discovering a suspicious looking object.
Residents living in the area were evacuated after Police Officers discovered it was a World War II shell.
The shell was moved to Gunnersbury Park by bomb disposal experts where a controlled explosion took place at 11.17am.
November 22, 2010